PED Crane and Infrastructure Upgrade Project: Overview and Lessons Learned

by Erik Soderberg of Liftech, Arun Bhimani of Liftech, Sugiarto Loni of Liftech, and Claude Gentil of Port Everglades Department of Broward County
Presented by Erik Soderberg at the Ports 2022 Conference in Honolulu

This presentation provides an overview of a recently completed low profile crane project at Port Everglades involving procurement of three of the largest low profile cranes in the world and installation of a new crane rail girder system to support these cranes. The presentation describes an overview of the project including crane and girder systems, design and construction issues encountered, and key lessons learned.